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Terri M (#47273024)
 member for 4 years, 3 months, 14 days
Emma Sue
Crites
My husband and I walked the entire Crites Cemetery yesterday. It is in deplorable condition. Totally overgrown and infested with snakes and ticks. We took photos of all stones we could find and free of debris and snakes.

I descend from the Crites and wanted to record all stones before they were completely destroyed. It seems I was too late for those you requested. None of them could be found. Although this cemetery is supposed to have perpetual care, it has not been cared for and will not last another 5 years. I have posted directions under the photo on the cemetery page if you would like to visit it.

Added by Emma Sue on Apr 25, 2014 12:38 PM

Janell Shumaker Keuler
RE: Alva West
I have all of the photos for Hillside cemetery on my computer. A few years ago, as I was transcribing the cemetery, I took photos of the monuments as I went along. Someday, I'll get them all on Find A Grave.

Added by Janell Shumaker Keuler on Dec 10, 2013 1:23 PM

Kimby P.
Peter Windsor- Fairview Ceme. - Oswego County
Hello, I went to the Williamstown Historical Society today to see if they had any record of Peter Winsor. The information they gave me was he was known as C.P- Christopher Peter Winsor and also Peter C. and I believe they had a book they've printed to sell, with his photograph in it. His birth date is listed as Dec. 20, 1828 in Little Falls. His death date is listed as Nov. 5, 1908 in Lacona, town of Sandy Creek. Buried in Fairview but where? For more information on the book you may contact the Williamstown Historical Society. You may want to contact: Town Historian- Glenna Gorski-glgorski@frontiernet.net. She has a wealth of information on the Windsors and asked me to let you know to contact her. She may have a few questions as well. Thanks! :)

Added by Kimby P. on Oct 08, 2013 6:09 PM

Steve Burton
Adeline Higuera San Luis Cemetery
Hi,
There is no cooperation from the San Luis Cemetery with Find A Grave volunteers. However, according to the San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society you can request a photo you are looking for by doing the following:
email to slocgs@gmail.com
subject line San Luis Cemetery Headstone photo
They will send you the photo as an attachment to email. They took photos of the thousands of headstones they indexed in 2009.
As a reference here is the website for the index
http://www.slocgs.org/pdf-files/SLO-Cem-Location.pdf
Best wishes.

Added by Steve Burton on Sep 13, 2013 11:41 PM

Gale Yocum
RE: Mary Palmer & Ven Avery
The Sardis emetery was a real mess! It was covered with brush, limbs from the large trees there, grass(tall), dead leaves from the past several years--a real mess! I searched among all this but found nothing. Very interesting cemetery in that from the end of the road where I left my truck, I had to walk thru a cow pasture, across a small stream, up a hill and walk still more until I spotted the cemetery. I surmise that a road once went by the cemetery due to the fact it was such a distance from where the road ended. It was a good time to search here because when the weather warms it will be too weedy and snakey and covered with weeds and high grass. It was a good spring jant! Gale Yocum

Added by Gale Yocum on Mar 19, 2013 7:43 PM

C. Bryan
RE: Barbara Harris
You're quite welcome. That columbarium is on the extreme west side of the cemetery (backs onto a flood channel), and away somewhat from the street - so it is pretty quiet. cb

Added by C. Bryan on Feb 01, 2013 1:42 PM

Kimby P.
RE: Hudson Harris and Rowana Spink
You're very welcome! I posted a headstone for the elder Seneca Spink,died in 1849 as well, but noticed the younger Seneca Spink died in 1876, his headstone which is laying flat on the ground is also posted on the elder Seneca's page.I took a photo of both Seneca and his wife Rowana's stones laying flat beside each other. Her stone in three pieces. His above hers in the photo.

Added by Kimby P. on Nov 21, 2012 1:59 PM

Louis Roth
RE: Joseph & Mary Howard
my pleasure
walked by it noticing what nice stone it was, dug up the marker to see if I was close, looked up and realized I the one I admired was what I was looking for!!!

Added by Louis Roth on Jun 25, 2012 1:43 PM

Sara
Old Ashford Cemetery
I went to this cemetery in Ashford CT today and found the gravestone of Dr. Nehennah Howe. It has fallen on the ground and the rain/snow have eroded some of the writing..but I was able to read his name.
Good luck with your genealogy,
Sara

Added by Sara on Apr 19, 2012 7:46 PM

Evajean Chase
Wm Keim
The 1st picture I took didn't turn out well and it was a while before I got back to take the 2nd one. Glad it turned out.
Evajean Chase

Added by Evajean Chase on Jan 20, 2012 9:56 AM

Missy Minick
Lockney Cemetery Brewsters
Just wanted to let you know I had added several Brewsters buried in the same area in the Lockney Cemetery in Lockney Texas. If you want to take these memorials please just let me know! God Bless You....

Added by Missy Minick on Oct 03, 2011 3:16 PM

Carisa
Gist
Since my friend Holly took pictures for Ann Gist and Charles Gist I thought I would go to the library to look up their obituaries. One is from 1907 and the other 1930. They are hard to read, they may not scan well. I could mail them to you if you are interested.

Added by Carisa on Jun 14, 2011 10:35 PM

Holly Anderson
Gist
Hi, I just finished putting Charlie and his wife Hettie and Ann his mother up on their memorials. I also added the phots's to Hettie's own memorial also.
My Best Regards, Holly

Added by Holly Anderson on Jun 14, 2011 6:36 PM

Diana Bringel Petersen
RE: Dewey Neel
You are welcome. I'm happy to be of help. Diana

Added by Diana Bringel Petersen on Jun 12, 2011 10:29 PM

MsMoxie
RE: Lemuel & Martha Shirley
You're very welcome, it was my pleasure. There were also pictures of Galen Lee & Leola M Rose and Robert C and Helen Fay Shirley in the same area which I also took. Let me know if you would like them forwarded as well.

Danielle

Added by MsMoxie on Apr 24, 2011 9:29 AM

Margi
RE: John Tadlock
Terri,

You are most welcome. I'm glad that I was able to help.

I've transferred Jessie's memorial over to your care. To request the transfer of John's memorial, you should use the Suggest a Correction under the Edit button on his memorial and request the transfer from the Lloyd's.

Have a Happy Easter.

Take care,

Margi

Added by Margi on Apr 23, 2011 8:09 PM

Margi
John Tadlock
I just added the photo for John's memorial.

From the map for Lawn AN, I also found his wife Jessie Baker Tadlock. I did verify that they were living in Los Angeles in the 1930 Census. I've created a memorial for Jessie and will transfer it over to you if you wish. I'm sorry to say that there isn't a headstone for Jessie.

Take care,

Margi

Added by Margi on Apr 22, 2011 8:00 PM

James Sluder
RE: Bessie Elkins
It was a pleasure taking the picture of Bessie memorial.

James

Added by James Sluder on Apr 13, 2011 6:42 PM

Laurie Wilson
RE: Nipper Headstones
Filled request for John Nipper and added a Claude R. and Myrtle Nipper to same graveyard.

Added by Laurie Wilson on Apr 01, 2011 7:22 PM

Laurie Wilson
RE: Nipper Headstones
Filled request for John Nipper and added a Claude R. and Myrtle Officer to same graveyard.

Added by Laurie Wilson on Apr 01, 2011 7:20 PM

B.J. Waters
Elmer Gingrich - Inglewood Cemetery
Hello. I am about to fulfill your photo request. Elmer is buried with Hazel Gingrich (his wife?) There was not a memorial for Hazel so I created one and added the photos. I linked them, but if they were not husband and wife, let me know and I will remove the link.

I hope the addition of Hazel will benefit you in your further research.

Sincerely,
Bonnie

Added by B.J. Waters on Feb 05, 2011 9:23 PM

Mark A. Swafford
RE: Mary Dousett
my pleasure. It was a good experience for me as well as I had my fifteen year old son out there helping me with looking for and taking pictures of graves. It was some good father/son time for us. We don't get enough of it. I was pretty impressed with her headstone. It actually had another persons name on the back of it, possibly a daughter or something. Enjoy life, it is too short y'know! Mark Swafford 9-23-2010

Added by Mark A. Swafford on Sep 23, 2010 9:29 PM

 
 

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